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July 15, 2018
Cyclist climb Lindskog Road during the 2018 Le Grand du Nord Gravel Cycling Classic in rural Cook County over Memorial Day weekend.--- Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Heck Epic next in gravel road bike series
July 15, 2018 - 7:43am
July 14, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune file photo

The sale of a 154-acre parcel at the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 and Kandiyohi County Road 40 to Sibley State Park wascompleted June 20. The land was purchased by the Parks & Trails Council in 2014 to support a future trail connection between the park and the Glacial Lakes State Trail.
Trail connecting Sibley Park to Glacial Lakes a step closer with land purchase
July 14, 2018 - 6:41am
July 8, 2018
Joseph (left) and Bret Baker of Cloquet, Minn., talk about the "flipping" method of casting worms for bass, where the lure is flipped underhanded rather than cast overhand. The father-son duo will fish together dozens of times during the summer.  John Myers / Forum News Service
Father-son duo aren’t limited by same-old fishing routine
July 8, 2018 - 6:55am
July 6, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune

Efforts are underway Friday morning to move a bog on Norway Lake in northern Kandiyohi County. The bog is currently impeding boat traffic through the channel between Games Lake and Norway Lake.
Work continues today on Norway Lake bog
July 6, 2018 - 9:24am
July 3, 2018
Dunton Locks is located between Lakes Sallie and Muskrat and contains about four miles of hiking trails. Emily Driscoll / Forum News Service
10 hiking destinations less than an hour from Detroit Lakes
July 3, 2018 - 5:15pm
July 2, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Jewett Lake in Otter Tail County. Minnesota DNR photo
Zebra mussels found in Becker, Otter Tail county lakes
July 2, 2018 - 4:14pm
July 1, 2018
Guide Gary Whitefish holds up a keeper walleye he netted for an angler on Lac La Croix on the Minnesota-Ontario border last weekend. The walleyes were hitting jigs tipped with twister tails, Gulp minnow imitations and leeches. John Myers / Forum News Service
Nice walleyes, lots of bass greet anglers in Ontario waters
July 1, 2018 - 6:29am
June 29, 2018
Sam Cook
Commentary: Front-row seats for the cycle of life
June 29, 2018 - 10:56am
June 26, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has launched an online reporting tool for the public to report bear sightings outside of the state's traditional bear country. (Photo/ Steve Hillebrand, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)play button
DNR introduces new tool for bear sightings as they spread west and south in Minnesota
June 26, 2018 - 7:57pm
Angela Wood and her daughter, Taylor, 10, of Gnesen Township, bike along the Amity East Trail in Lester Park Tuesday afternoon. They bike about twice a week and spend a lot of time outdoors. "We're avid hunters and fishermen," she said of her family. Bob King / Forum News Service
'Every woman is a force of nature': Project aims to connect women, outdoors
June 26, 2018 - 7:18pm
June 24, 2018
Fishing guide and product promoter Brian Brosdahl of Bro's Guide Service plays a walleye that hit a jig and a golden shiner during a recent June excursion on Cass Lake in northern Minnesota. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Even under bluebird skies, 'Bro' finds the walleyes
June 24, 2018 - 6:17am
Ice houses dot the south shore of Lake of the Woods near Pine Island, Minn., in December 2010. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said anglers this past winter logged 1.94 million hours of ice fishing time on Lake of the Woods, based on creel survey estimates. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Survey sheds light on Lake of the Woods ice fishing
June 24, 2018 - 6:00am
Abby Myers uses binoculars to get a closer look at a gull pecking at a dead fish. John Myers / Forum News Service
Good fishing partners, like Abby, hard to find
June 24, 2018 - 6:00am
June 23, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Casey Bluestone of Redwood Falls tries his luck fishing from the floating dock Tuesday at Rau Memorial Park on Foot Lake. Foot and Willmar Lakes hold game fish including walleye, northern pike,  black crappies and perch.
Residents seek to revive Willmar/Foot Lakes Association
June 23, 2018 - 7:34pm
Tom Cherveny Tribune/ Owen and Erik Cherveny check out Sioux Falls on the Little Indian Sioux River during a June trip to the BWCAW.
A little-traveled gem
June 23, 2018 - 7:28pm